Pediatric Dentistry

Salivary Culture of MS Most Accurate at Identifying ECC Risk

Salivary Culture of MS Most Accurate at Identifying ECC Risk

With early childhood caries (ECC) being the number one preventable disease among children, this new study conducted by The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry should prove to be helpful. Of the four approaches tested, this study found that a salivary culture of mutans streptococci (MS) was the most accurate in identifying which children under the […]